Coronavirus: How to get Help

Find coronavirus help in your local area from the UK Government.

The Brain Charity can also help anyone with a neurological condition, their family and carers at this time.

If you need help, please get in touch: Email The Brain Charity or call us free on 0800 008 6417 (Monday-Friday: 9am-4.30pm)

Guidebook for Young Carers (Children who provide care)If you are under 18 and you care for someone then you are a young carer. If you're over 16 you may be entitled to Carer's Allowance. Carers have rights too, including young carers.

ENTWINE Informal Care Online survey on informal care (October 2020)


Here are some links about the rights of young carers and the support that is available.


Our library includes information for children and young people, including the Guidebook for Young Carers (Children who provide care).

Help for carers